Starr, Deborah : Small Grant, 2015-2016


Deborah Starr (Near Eastern Studies)

Arts & Sciences
Near Eastern Studies
Project Title: 
Course Development; Israeli Cinema
Project Abstract: 
The grant supported preliminary research on a new project and development of new course on Israeli Cinema. The researcher resided in Israel in Spring 2016 as a Visiting Scholar at the Mandel School for Advanced Study of the Humanities at Hebrew University. The grant supported attendance at film festivals, screenings, public lectures, and symposia as well as meetings with filmmakers and scholars of film studies. The project is expected to provide opportunities for partnerships with Cornell Cinema benefiting the entire Cornell community.